Samsung Galaxy View - Activate / Set Up Device

If you need to transfer contacts and media from one device to another, follow these step-by-step instructions before activating the new device.

Caution To avoid potential issues, review the following:

  1. If powered off, press and hold the Power button until the Samsung Galaxy View screen appears then release.
    Power button
  2. From the Welcome screen, select the appropriate language then tap NEXT (located in the lower-right).
  3. If presented with the Tablet Activation screen, tap NEXT.
    Note If necessary, allow several seconds for activation to complete.
  4. If presented with the Set up Wi-Fi screen, tap SKIP (located in the lower-right).
  5. If presented with the Verify your account screen, refer to these alternate steps and begin with step 4.
    Note If not presented, continue to the next step.
  6. From the Email setup screen, tap SKIP.
  7. If presented with the Add your account screen, tap SKIP > SKIP.
  8. If presented with the Name screen, enter the first and last name then tap NEXT.
  9. From the Protect your tablet screen, tap SKIP > SKIP ANYWAY.
  10. From the Google services screen, select any of the following to enable or disable then tap NEXT.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Use Google's location service
    • Help improve location services
    • Help improve your Android experience
  11. From the Setup Wizard summary screen, tap DONE (located in the lower-right).
  12. If presented with the Samsung account screen, tap SKIP.

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